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2016 Chester Manifold Stakes Tips

2016 Chester Manifold Stakes Tips

The Chester Manifold Stakes 2016 is the feature race in Australia this weekend with betting tips for the Flemington clash on Saturday detailed below. Running as Race 7 at 4:06pm (AEST), there are nine runners in this summer’s $120,000 Listed Chester Manifold Stakes (1400m). The best in betting at , who are offering Best Tote…

Tried And Tired Better Round Bend in Chester Manifold Stakes

Tried And Tired Better Round Bend in Chester Manifold Stakes

Co-trainer Leon Corstens is giving market mover Tried And Tired the “benefit of the doubt” ahead of Saturday’s Chester Manifold Stakes 2016 with the galloper set to appreciate the bend in the Flemington track stepping up in distance. One of two in the nine-horse field for this year’s $120,000 Listed Chester Manifold Stakes (1400m) for…

Sarajevo Leads 2016 Chester Manifold Stakes Betting

Sarajevo Leads 2016 Chester Manifold Stakes Betting

John O’Shea’s former promising three-year-old Sarajevo has opened early favourite to break a year-long winning drought with success in Saturday’s Chester Manifold Stakes 2016 at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne. The now four-year-old son of Lonhro hasn’t won since January of 2015 and is out to secure just this third win at start number 13 in…

Dances On Stars Tops 2016 Chester Manifold Stakes Field

Dances On Stars Tops 2016 Chester Manifold Stakes Field

Sydney’s Gerald Ryan will shoot for successive victories in Saturday’s Chester Manifold Stakes 2016 saddling-up this summer’s top weight in the Flemington clash Dances On Stars. Last Melbourne Summer Racing Carnival the Rosehill-based Ryan won the $120,000 Listed Chester Manifold Stakes (1400m) with Red Excitement, the handicap clash attracting a final field of just nine…

2016 Chester Manifold Stakes Nominations Released

2016 Chester Manifold Stakes Nominations Released

The 2016 Chester Manifold Stakes nominations have been released and 15 horses remain a chance to contest the Listed event that will be held at Flemington on Saturday. The Chester Manifold Stakes is often used as a kick-off point for the autumn campaigns of Group level horses and that is set to be the case…

2016 Standish Handicap Nominations & Weights

2016 Standish Handicap Nominations & Weights

Racing action on New Year’s Day this Friday, January 1, is headlined by the Standish Handicap 2016 at Flemington Racecourse where Churchill Dancer is allocated equal top weight of the nominations taken. A total of 15 early entries are in the mix for this summer’s $150,000 Group 3 Standish Handicap (1200m) with the David Hayes…

Reldas Leads 2015 Christmas Stakes Field & Betting Odds

Reldas Leads 2015 Christmas Stakes Field & Betting Odds

Robert Smerdon’s in-form five-year-old Reldas is top fancy to return to the winners’ stall in Melbourne this Boxing Day with a Caulfield victory in Saturday’s Christmas Stakes 2015. One of two black-type races on the card, this year’s $120,000 Listed The Cup Club Christmas Stakes (1200m) features a final field of 15 sprinters. The current…

Monton Leads 2014 Villiers Stakes Field

Monton Leads 2014 Villiers Stakes Field

Ron Quinton’s top weight and returning champ from three years ago Monton leads a talented line-up of milers facing off in the Villiers Stakes 2014 field this Saturday in Sydney. Back in 2011 the now eight-year-old Catbird gelding Monton won the $175,000 Group 2 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m), a handicap clash he’s also contested for…

Corstens Feels 2014 Villiers Stakes Groove

Corstens Feels 2014 Villiers Stakes Groove

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has confirmed his Melbourne Cup Day winner General Groove will run in the Villiers Stakes 2014 at Royal Randwick this weekend making the trip to Sydney later in the week. The General Nediym five-year-old is one of 17 early entries for the $175,000 Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1600m) on Saturday, a race…

Pornichet Comfortably Takes Out Sandown Stakes

Pornichet Comfortably Takes Out Sandown Stakes

Classy French import Pornichet has justified his resounding favouritism in just his second appearance in Australia this afternoon; displaying a keen turn of foot to comfortably take out the Group 3 Sandown Stakes (1500m). Jumping from the gates well, Pornichet settled in prime position on the heels of early leaders Spacecraft, Lady Lakshmi and Vibrant…